Indiana Clubs

A Listing of other Hoosier Beekeeping Clubs.

There are two state-wide organizations:

Indiana State Beekeepers Association:

Established 1879. Three yearly meetings; spring, summer, fall, usually featuring a well-known researcher and/or speaker. Summer meeting held at the Purdue Apiaries. The spring & fall meetings run concurrently with the ISBA Beginning Beekeeping School.

Indiana Beekeepers Association:

Established about fifteen years ago. Feature event is their spring “Bee School” which usually attracts several hundred beekeepers. Fall meetings are usually weekend events at State Park.

Local Associations:

North West Indiana Beekeepers (Crown Point / surrounding counties)
Contact: Ed Rice, 219-781-8526

Lake Shore Beekeepers (Northwest Indiana/ Southwest Michigan)
Contact: Dave Laney, 574-656-8701,

Michiana Beekeepers (North Central Indiana/ South Central Michigan)
Contact: Bob Baughman, 574-276-3959

North Eastern Indiana Beekeepers Association (Fort Wayne/ surrounding counties)
Contact: Harry Jones, 260-637-1453
Meetings are held 3rd Thursday of each month.

West Central Beekeepers (Lebanon/ surrounding counties)
Contact: Mike Schluttenhofer, 765-482-4384,

Central Indiana beekeepers Association (Indianapolis/ surrounding counties)
Contact: Sam Dodd, 317-353-2475 Meetings are held 3rd Monday of each month

East Central Beekeepers (Anderson/ surrounding counties)
Contact: Steve Doty, 317-485-5593,

Community Beekeepers (Greenfield/ surrounding counties)
Contact: Ron Myers, 317-462-7380,
Meetings are held 1st Thursday of each month at Hendricks Co Extension office, Greenfield IN

10 O’clockBeeline Beekeepers (Nashville/ surrounding counties)
Contacts: Mark Partridge, 812-988-9390,
Tony Gaudin: 765-318-0525,
Meetings held 2nd Monday of each month at Nashville Library

White Lick Beekeepers Association (Mooresville/ surrounding counties)
Contact: Randy Morris, 317-833-4658
Meetings are held 2nd Wednesday of each month at Mooresville Library

Sugar Creek Beekeepers (Rockville/ surrounding counties)
Contact: Pam & Steve Hauser, 765-569-5559,

Wabash Valley Beekeepers (Terre Haute/ surrounding counties)
Contract: Perry Riley, 812-898-1385,

Clay County Beekeepers (Brazil/ surrounding counties)
Contact: Andy Lohrman, 812-201-8722,

White River Beekeepers (Spencer/surrounding counties)
Contact: Justin Lovell, 812-360-9278,
Meetings are held 2nd Tuesday of each month at Owen Co. fairgrounds, Spencer IN

Bedford Beekeepers (Bedford/ surrounding counties)
Todd Thomas, 812-276-9375,
Meetings are held 3rd Tuesday of each month Bedford IN

Southeastern Indiana Beekeepers Association (Southeast counties)
Contact: Jim Orem, 812-623-2062,
Two Chapters:
Milan/Moores Hill Meetings are held 3rd Thursday of each month
Hanover/Madison meetings are held 2nd Thursday of each month

Spring Valley Beekeepers (Georgetown/ South central counties)
Contact: Kenny Schneider, 812-951-3737

Southwestern Indiana Beekeepers (Southwest counties)
Contact: Kim Fromm, 812-483-0453,

List compiled by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources.



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